Drawing, Walks, Talks and Studio Practice

“ It was completely different from other drawing courses, the emphasis is not on producing a picture but on the process of drawing – including the emotions, feelings, experience and new techniques – I came away with renewed energy and desire to continue – highly recommended …..”  West Dean student.

Sarah Palmer and Denise Franklin have been developing and guiding creative and dynamic drawing courses for 10 years. These highly successful and popular courses have been delivered in conjunction with their own exhibitions, with the Crafts Council, Rye Art Gallery and on the Short Course programme at West Dean College.

On this course you will gain an increased confidence, a greater insight into your creativity and an experience of engaging in rich conversations and ideas.

“Thank you so much to both you & Sarah for a fantastic & inspiring weekend – I always come away feeling that I have grown in confidence & vision after one of your courses & I really appreciate all the hard work that you both put into the preparation & teaching…..” Drawing Free and Large student.

“For me this was the most instructive, informative, expansive and creatively encouraging workshop I’ve done…..” Crafts Council group member.